There are 4 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 168 bus, train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 168 bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd (House 8) to Levenshulme Stn (Chemist) 168
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Stafford
  3. Take the train from Stafford to Tamworth

$44 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus, line 110 bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park 110

$16 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Cheadle Hulme, Platform 5 (Public House) 42B
  2. Take the train from Cheadle Hulme to Stoke-on-Trent
  3. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Tamworth

$32 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park 85.1 miles

$18 - $27

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to bus and line 110 bus which costs £12 - £16 and takes 5 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 29 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Drayton Manor Theme Park is 62 miles. The road distance is 85.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to get from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Birmingham, The Square Peg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Drayton Manor Theme Park, England?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Drayton Manor Theme Park via Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Birmingham, The Square Peg, and Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park in around 5 h 8 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Stafford
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Stafford to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $28
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $45
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Stafford to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Bus operators
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Fallowfield, Yew Tree Rd (House 8) to Levenshulme Stn (Chemist)
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) to Cheadle Hulme, Platform 5 (Public House)
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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